Rah Digga Plans to Release Three Albums Next Year


Rah Digga has emerged back onto the scene and she doesn’t plan on leaving anytime soon.

The New Jersey native dropped her sophomore album, Classic, last week, a decade after her 2000 debut Dirty Harriet, but told XXLMag.com that this is only the beginning of her comeback. “Now y’all done woke a sleeping giant,” she explained. “Everybody says, ‘Well, it’s gonna take another 10 years to drop an album.’ No, actually, I might be doing three a year from this point, ’cause I like where this is going. Folks act like they ain’t heard a chick spit raw rhymes in centuries; I got plenty of that. You might get three albums from me next year. And I’m even in talks with doing a collaborative album with another female artist—who I’m not revealing at this time.”

Digga also explained that she knows where her priorities are when it comes to the music she’s making. “For me, it’s not about SoundScan, radio play [or] MTV plays. It’s just about delivering a raw rhyme that I love to do.”

Classic was produced exclusively by Nottz, but the esteemed female MC explained she’ll be expanding her production palate on future projects. “I’m gonna get some tracks from !llmind, gonna get some tracks from Black Milk, DJ Khalil, 9th Wonder. I’ve been sitting on a stack of Pete Rock tracks for the longest. I got my work cut out for me.”

Check out Rah Digga’s latest XXL Vlog. —Adam Fleischer

  • BigPaul

    Digga, go get ‘em! Kill that mic, the game needs it!!

  • http://XXLMag.com Jayhard

    Welcome back Digga Digga!!!!!!!!!!! The game’s been missing U!! Shut down that Nicki Garbaj!!!!!!!!!!

  • TheAlmightyEastCoast

    Digga can spit, but Nottz on the entire LP was not a smart choice.

  • supadupa_interlude

    not a digga fan..but i respect the grind.

  • Q461

    the other female rapper’s gotta be Jean Grae or Heather B….unless she’s gonna go with a singer not a rapper.

  • http://www.myspace.com/slotchmusic ms_spittuh

    Don’t forget Bahamadia! I can hear her spitting some shit with her!!! And Heather B would be a deadly choice! =) Damn, am I the only chick who gets excited over some emcee shit? Lol

  • Q461

    hell ya ms spittuh..you’s a chick after my own heart lol I live and breathe for this emcee shit….. Bahamadia is dope too no doubt

  • http://www.myspace.com/asyrbeats GIF DA VET

    Yeah Digga do you I am a fan and have been since she hit the scene even when Busta had that leash around her neck and not letting her breathe.
    Nottz is blaze and while you’re checkin’ for producers in the DMV holla at me: http://www.myspace.com/asyrbeats as far as that other female rapper for that collabo you need someone as raw as you so my suggestion would be LUCK!(Hey Boo)Lol she does that!-GIF

  • http://www.bboycult.com $yk

    “I’ve been sitting on a stack of Pete Rock tracks for the longest. I got my work cut out for me.”

    ^ YIKES

  • 9 yards

    I am waiting to see digga with black milk that would be sick for an entire album. If she teamed up with Lauren Hill Or Bahamadia with Pete Rock Problem.

  • Elementz Emcee

    I’d say let’s see a Rah Digga/Lady of Rage album with production by DJ Khalil, 9th Wonder, Nottz, Illmind, Black Milk, Jake One, Pete Rock, DJ Premier, Hi-Tek, etc.

    THAT WOULD BE A CLASSIC!!